6 / 20
What is the effect if the centre of gravity is behind the aft limit in level and forward flight?
  • A
    The stability is increased.
  • B
    The controllability is decreased.
  • C
    The control forces are increased.
  • D
    The stability is decreased.

Refer to figure.
Center of gravity locations:

If CG is more aft than the limit, airplane will have reduction in stability.

If Cg is more forward than the limit, endurance will decrease.

Your Notes (not visible to others)



This question has appeared on the real examination, you can find the related countries below.